This Topical Report examines the global market for electronic government and healthcare ID cards. This report provides a current snapshot of this market while also offering visibility into the factors that are projected to drive or hinder growth of this industry in upcoming years. Research for this report was conducted primarily between October 2014 and December 2014.
The statistics presented in this report are estimates and forecasts of the number of government and healthcare identification credentials issued to citizens by government or healthcare authorities. The statistics include the number of credentials in circulation (the active installed base); and annual unit issues to citizens. 2013 is the base year with estimates for 2014. Forecasts run by year from 2014 to 2019. Historical data is presented for 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012.
Principal Analyst, Cybersecurity & Digital ID
Don Tait brings over fifteen years of market research experience to his role as principal analyst within the IHS Technology group. He specializes in the areas of smart cards, payment and banking cards, NFC, and contactless credentials.